Warnock Seeks Senate Vote On Medicaid Gap Fix In Vote-A-Rama

By Michelle M. Stein / August 4, 2022 at 6:56 PM
Sen. Raphael Warnock (D-GA) has informed Senate leadership he plans to introduce an amendment on his long-sought fix to the so-called Medicaid gap during the vote-a-rama on the budget reconciliation package expected this weekend, Warnock’s office told Inside Health Policy . A Medicaid gap fix was included in House-passed Build Back Better plan but was later scrapped as Senate leadership negotiated a scaled-back reconciliation package with Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV). Warnock’s office said the senator has has worked to highlight...

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